SoftPerfect WiFi Guard
is an essential tool for everyone running a small wireless network and
striving to keep it secure. Generally, modern Wi-Fi networks are well
protected, but there are a number of weaknesses that can compromise your
Wi-Fi password; this includes vulnerabilities in encryption and brute
force attacks. As a result, someone can gain unauthorised access to your
Internet connection and LAN and exploit them while staying unnoticed.
Perhaps, you can say: “No big deal, I have unlimited Internet
traffic!”, but what about someone reading your personal emails, stealing
private information or breaking the law online while using your
Here comes our little application: it will alert you if your network
is used without your knowledge. WiFi Guard is a specialised network
scanner that runs through your network at set intervals and reports
immediately if it has found any new, unknown or unrecognised connected
devices that could possibly belong to an intruder.
Pings computers and other network devices and displays those alive.
Detects firewalled computers that do not respond to ping.
Scans your network at a specified interval.
Immediately alerts you if an unknown device is found.